2 Richard Williams
2 Richard Williams
Height: 6'0
Weight: 239
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Port St. Lucie, Fla.
High School: Fort Pierce Central HS
Position: LB

2009: Saw action in nine games, starting every game … was seventh on the team in tackles with 55 total, including 21 solo and 34 assisted … had two tackles for a loss, one interception and one quarterback hurry … had a career game in the season finale where he recorded a career-high and MSSU 2010 season high 17 tackles, including 1.5 for a loss.

In 2008: Saw time as both linebacker and running back as a true freshman last year, but will be counted only as a linebacker for the upcoming 2009 season … appeared in all 11 games and made four tackles, including three solo stops … also filled as a running back, gaining 34 yards on five carries.

In high school: Williams played for coach Chris Hutchings at Fort Pierce Central HS …  Williams was an All-Conference and  All-Area selection , as well as a member of the Outback All-Star team as a senior  … He recorded 108 tackles, including 14 for loss and two sacks last year …  Also served as a fullback for Fort Pierce Central and had a rushing touchdown  … Williams was also a member of the wrestling and track and field teams at Fort Pierce Central.  

Personal: Major is criminal justice … Born on September 10, 1989 … Williams is the son of Rufus and Jocelyn Williams  … Favorite video game: Super Mario … A recent movie that gets a thumbs up: The Uninvited